1704, 2019

Selenium for the Dry Off Period

In Selenium deficient animals, Selisseo may help to reduce somatic cells, and improve immune function. Both these are crucial in reducing the risk of mastitis leading up to and into dry period. Successful dry off, [...]

3001, 2018

Palmfat S100 : A Rumen bypass fat

Palmfat S100 A rumen bypass fat delivering high levels of energy to maximise milk production and to improve energy intake at vital times such as early lactation and to help maintain condition through to mating. [...]

1901, 2018

Zinc Options from BEC

Zinc Options from BEC New Zealand farmers don’t need to be reminded about the seriousness of Facial Eczema. Prevention of facial eczema provides challenges during the summer and autumn months for mainly north island [...]

811, 2017

PGG Wrightson Rural Diary 2017

PGG Wrightson Rural Diary Profitable Performance Farming North & South Islands | July 2017 Be on target with calf rearing Managing triple drench resistance Handling agricultural chemicals safely Read the North Island issue here: 07_RuralDiary_July2017_NI [...]

2908, 2017

Phosphorus Metabolism in Cattle

See the full presentation from Dr Alessandro Mereu at Yara Feed Phosphates Presented at the July 2017 NZARN Meeting Summary The Phosphorus Challenge P cycle in the dairy cow Regulation of extracellular P cycle Interaction [...]

2305, 2017

Selenium Deficiency in New Zealand

Selenium is shown to be an essential element for animal nutrition. Animals are not able to synthesise selenium, and therefore must obtain selenium from their diet. The selenium content of feed and food ingredients varies [...]